Blinded by the light

The saucepan of the Orion constellation.

The saucepan of the Orion constellation.

WE know about waste pollution on earth, but I bet you didn’t know there was light pollution too?

Skyglow from city buildings and street lights prevent much of earth’s population from properly viewing the night sky. 

It’s killing astronomy. So, if you’ve got a telescope, get away from city lights.

Years ago in New York, there was a major blackout lasting 20 minutes.

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